Monthly Archives: September 2002

Bush Challenges U.N. to Show Some Backbone

How interesting to see old news articles with the benefit of 20/20 hindsight. U.S. President George W. Bush called on the United Nations on Saturday “to show some backbone,” and confront the threat posed by Iraqi president Saddam Hussein. He said that the international organization runs the risk of becoming irrelevant if it fails to…Continue Reading…

Joke: Check the Calendar; Work

A man is giving a speech at his lodge meeting. He gets a bit carried away and talks for two hours. Finally, he realizes what he is doing and says: “I’m sorry I talked so long. I left my watch at home.” A voice from the back of the room says, “There’s calendar behind you.”…Continue Reading…


“As I said before, jready is stupid.” Tom“as i haven’t said before, tom is stupid” jready


A Coke Please

Here’s a random joke… I’ve always ordered beverages one simple way: “A Coke, please.” Lately, though, this hasn’t seemed to work. Waitresses now often respond, “I’m sorry, we don’t have Coke. We have Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Dr. Pepper, Mr. Pibb.” Tired of listening to the long list of soft drinks, I thought I’d make life…Continue Reading…